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The Resource August Snow, Stephen Mack Jones

August Snow, Stephen Mack Jones

Label
August Snow
Title
August Snow
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Mack Jones
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tough, smart, and struggling to stay afloat, August Snow is the embodiment of Detroit. The son of an African American father and a Mexican mother, August grew up in Detroit's Mexicantown and joined the Detroit police only to be drummed out of the force by a conspiracy of corrupt cops and politicians. But August fought back; he took on the city and got himself a $12 million wrongful dismissal settlement that left him low on friends. He has just returned to the house he grew up in after a year away and quickly learns he has many scores to settle. It's not long before he's summoned to the palatial Grosse Point Estates home of business magnate Eleanore Paget. Powerful and manipulative, Paget wants August to investigate the increasingly unusual happenings at her private wealth management bank. But detective work is no longer August's beat, and he declines. A day later, Paget is dead of an apparent suicide--which August isn't buying for a minute. What begins as an inquiry into Eleanore Paget's death soon drags August into a rat's nest of Detroit's most dangerous criminals, from corporate embezzlers to tattooed mercenaries. From the wealthy suburbs to the near-post-apocalyptic remains of the bankrupt city's factory districts, August Snow is a fast-paced tale of murder, greed, sex, economic cyber-terrorism, race and urban decay in modern Detroit"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Stephen Mack
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O6289
LC item number
A94 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racially mixed people
  • Race relations
  • FICTION / African American / Mystery & Detective
Label
August Snow, Stephen Mack Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1699588
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781616957186
Lccn
2016030513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1699588
  • (OCoLC)949912172
Label
August Snow, Stephen Mack Jones
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1699588
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781616957186
Lccn
2016030513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1699588
  • (OCoLC)949912172

Library Locations

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      345 Main Street, North Andover, MA, 01845, US
      42.6961299 -71.1263305
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